On May 6, students at Cardinal Leger Secondary School took part in the Red Feather Project that featured a feather-hanging ceremony that honours the memory of all of Canada’s missing and murdered indigenous women.
Today we celebrate Administrative Assistants Day. As the initial contact for parents/guardians and students, our administrative assistants welcome all who enter through our Doors of Mercy. Pictured are the staff of St. Rose of Lima School, with administrative assistant Carol Rogers.
Congratulations to our new Student Trustees for 2016-17, Julia Alvi from Notre Dame C.S.S. and Tomasz Glod from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel S.S. pictured with current student trustees Jana Anderson and
On April 4, students and staff at Queen of Heaven School wore blue in support of Autism Awareness. The school put together an Autism Awareness Showcase which included the puzzle pieces that reflect the mystery and complexity of autism. The different colours and shapes represent the diversity of people and families with this disorder. The brightness of the puzzle pieces signals hope – hope through research and increasing awareness.
On April 2, Dufferin-Peel Catholic educators and support staff gathered at St. Francis Xavier Secondary School for the board’s annual Equity Conference. Keynote speaker and mental health advocate, Margaret Trudeau, shared her message of resilience with the goal of helping to inspire others and to erase the stigma surrounding mental health issues.
St. Marcellinus Secondary School students and faculty were honored by the Guatemalan Ministry of Education for their efforts of providing meaningful resources for the poor with a school being named in their honor.
St. Peter School “Opened their Door” to celebrate the Year of Mercy. Each class was asked, “What does Mercy mean to you”? They presented their thoughts through illustrations, wordles, news articles and posters. The work was displayed for the entire school community to view. St. Peter School will continue to deepen their faith as we continue through the Year of Mercy.